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by peewee_RotA
Tue Apr 09, 2013 4:29 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106372
Views: 39738559

Re: 1190: "Time"

cmyk wrote:Now it's clear to me we must get Randall and the Brothers Chaps to create a crossover strip. Xkcdstar Runner?


It will be a what-if. How many Dagrons does it take to BURNiNATE the midwest?
by peewee_RotA
Tue Apr 09, 2013 4:28 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106372
Views: 39738559

Re: 1190: "Time"

http://imgs.xkcd.com/comics/time/35cc8c22e47bd649f2bb1cab8e103f22e4c2c7e21bcb1c8ff200accc2bc99dda.png Unrelated: where is the Pope? It's been a while since the last time /s?he|it/ appeared. I had noted this. How long would it take for us to realise he/she/it was assassinated by one of the other her...
by peewee_RotA
Tue Apr 09, 2013 4:24 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106372
Views: 39738559

Re: 1190: "Time"

http://imgs.xkcd.com/comics/time/35cc8c22e47bd649f2bb1cab8e103f22e4c2c7e21bcb1c8ff200accc2bc99dda.png Unrelated: where is the Pope? It's been a while since the last time /s?he|it/ appeared. I had noted this. How long would it take for us to realise he/she/it was assassinated by one of the other her...
by peewee_RotA
Tue Apr 09, 2013 4:07 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106372
Views: 39738559

Re: 1190: "Time"

This needs to be watched while some dubstep is blasting in the background. Actually, here is an idea, someone set the whole thing to dubstep and have the frames change with the beat. Looks like some frames of nobody approach. Maybe another zoom out? Lol I just have the system is down stuck in my he...
by peewee_RotA
Tue Apr 09, 2013 3:57 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106372
Views: 39738559

Re: 1190: "Time"

http://xkcd-time.wikia.com/wiki/Xkcd

FIXED IT! :mrgreen:


Have fun proving The Theory. And please let me know if anything doesn't work. I'll fix that too.
by peewee_RotA
Tue Apr 09, 2013 3:17 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106372
Views: 39738559

Re: 1190: "Time"

Roia wrote:I want someone to make a graph that shows the frequency of forum posts related to the length of the comic / frequency of comic updates. I would do it myself if I knew how to do such things, and didn't have so much stupid Outside things to do.


The cyclic nature of time is cyclic.
by peewee_RotA
Tue Apr 09, 2013 1:50 pm UTC
Forum: What If?
Topic: What-If 0040: "Pressure Cooker"
Replies: 117
Views: 54255

Re: What-If 0040: "Pressure Cooker"

I guess disabling the safety valve is possible with ordinary tools, but can you do better than your run-of-the-mill flying cooker at home? I totally fell victim to a similar fate last night. Cooking directions: combine 1 teaspoon of oil and 2 teaspoons of water. cook on highest heat. I only burned ...
by peewee_RotA
Tue Apr 09, 2013 1:49 pm UTC
Forum: What If?
Topic: What-If 0040: "Pressure Cooker"
Replies: 117
Views: 54255

Re: What-If 0040: "Pressure Cooker"

ctdonath wrote:A kitchen outfitted with pure oxygen, liquid oxygen, and substantial quantities of fluorine hardly counts as "ordinary".


Not even for molecular gastronomy.
by peewee_RotA
Tue Apr 09, 2013 12:53 pm UTC
Forum: What If?
Topic: What-If 0040: "Pressure Cooker"
Replies: 117
Views: 54255

What-If 0040: "Pressure Cooker"

Am I right to be afraid of pressure cookers? What's the worst thing that can happen if you misuse a pressure cooker in an ordinary kitchen? —Delphine Lourtau http://what-if.xkcd.com/40/ Notes: Broken link in post: <img class="illustration" title="$$FILL ME IN$$" src="/imgs/...
by peewee_RotA
Tue Apr 09, 2013 11:13 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106372
Views: 39738559

Re: 1190: "Time"

Lol he drank the sea of coffee semen cancer babies
by peewee_RotA
Tue Apr 09, 2013 11:06 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106372
Views: 39738559

Re: 1190: "Time"

Checking in. Still being an outsider heathen. I'll repent and return from my evil ways soon enough.
by peewee_RotA
Mon Apr 08, 2013 11:11 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1196: "Subways"
Replies: 147
Views: 58270

Re: 1196: "Subways"

I think this would be more interesting if it were a what-if on whether or not a subway tunnel can be constructed at $5 per footlong.
by peewee_RotA
Mon Apr 08, 2013 10:47 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106372
Views: 39738559

Re: 1190: "Time"

This weekend had a bunch of awesome updates!
by peewee_RotA
Fri Apr 05, 2013 6:19 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106372
Views: 39738559

Re: 1190: "Time"

I'm beginning to think we're going to find out this whole sand-castle-building story has been happening, not on a beach, but on a slowly sinking boat, and Megan and Cueball are merely passing time until their deaths. At the rate cueball builds he's passing time till our deaths. A sinking boat made ...
by peewee_RotA
Fri Apr 05, 2013 3:24 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106372
Views: 39738559

Re: 1190: "Time"

NoMouse wrote:Image
Is he now working on the model of the model of the original sandcastle?


Image
by peewee_RotA
Fri Apr 05, 2013 3:23 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106372
Views: 39738559

Re: 1190: "Time"

Angelastic wrote:(probably without the speech bubbles)


I'm pretty sure that when you scale down to that level, the nanophysics allow for text bubbles.
by peewee_RotA
Fri Apr 05, 2013 2:49 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106372
Views: 39738559

Re: 1190: "Time"

Nice to see the jibberish converter has stopped. I'm a little sad about the religion bit is turning into a club, but if I was involved I'd probably be excited about it. Invitation Extended At first glance our religion discourages CasualSax. But it appears to be a misunderstanding. We now invite it....
by peewee_RotA
Fri Apr 05, 2013 2:42 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106372
Views: 39738559

Re: 1190: "Time"

Nice to see the jibberish converter has stopped. I'm a little sad about the religion bit is turning into a club, but if I was involved I'd probably be excited about it. Invitation Extended At first glance our religion discourages CasualSax. But it appears to be a misunderstanding. We now invite it.
by peewee_RotA
Fri Apr 05, 2013 2:34 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106372
Views: 39738559

Re: 1190: "Time"

It's an allegoryto the cyclic nature of Time and the thread. Common themes keep re-occuring, and so does the scale model of the sandcastle itself. I think he's trying to make a scale model of himself sitting on the beach. With that, I vote we dub a new period. The allegory period. When time became ...
by peewee_RotA
Fri Apr 05, 2013 2:32 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106372
Views: 39738559

Re: 1190: "Time"

http://imgs.xkcd.com/comics/time/c65886bc80f0c8dce6ba35b7ebf906f0b589a90487311a5f92b84857e62ba27e.png DONG this is actually an important frame: i think he retracted his leg because the tide was lapping his toes! Look at what he built on top of the sandcastle....it's the same image as the frame. He ...
by peewee_RotA
Fri Apr 05, 2013 12:27 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106372
Views: 39738559

Re: 1190: "Time"

I miss so much stuff on this thread everynight that I can't participate anymore, but I thought I'd post this to up the post count anyway.

Long live Pope Helper the First
by peewee_RotA
Thu Apr 04, 2013 6:37 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106372
Views: 39738559

Re: 1190: "Time"

You could join the eastern unorthodox, but you then have to use the old term 'newpix' and call yourself a TimeWaiter, though that combination is heresy to these western youngsters. There would be no confusion. TimeWaiters are servers who work at the restaurant Milliways, located conveniently at the...
by peewee_RotA
Thu Apr 04, 2013 5:54 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106372
Views: 39738559

Re: 1190: "Time"

I have a sig! Does this mean I have leveled up as an Initiate of Time? Do I at some point become eligible for Cardinality? The Initiates of Time do not have an organized hierarchy. You could ask them, but I doubt it's worth knowing their lame opinions. Try being a Timewaiter. Sorry, I think I had t...
by peewee_RotA
Thu Apr 04, 2013 5:51 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106372
Views: 39738559

Re: 1190: "Time"

cari.j.elliot wrote:I have a sig! Does this mean I have leveled up as an Initiate of Time? Do I at some point become eligible for Cardinality?


The Initiates of Time do not have an organized hierarchy. You could ask them, but I doubt it's worth knowing their lame opinions. Try being a Timewaiter.
by peewee_RotA
Thu Apr 04, 2013 5:27 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106372
Views: 39738559

Re: 1190: "Time"

[ Oh, are we doing this all over again? Poor Cueball, he broke it again. Yeah, he keeps pocketing himself. EDIT: Umm, scratch that. THANK YOU I have been waiting for this all thread. You're both going on the rack for that. I'll chalk this conversation up as failed. Hey, I'm calling the shots here. ...
by peewee_RotA
Thu Apr 04, 2013 5:06 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
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Views: 39738559

Re: 1190: "Time"

AionArap wrote:Slowest. Cueball. Ever!!


Yeah, can't we ever get a break.
by peewee_RotA
Thu Apr 04, 2013 5:01 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106372
Views: 39738559

Re: 1190: "Time"

The Bus wrote:With only 48 frames a day

http://xkcd-time.wikia.com/wiki/Longpix
by peewee_RotA
Thu Apr 04, 2013 3:45 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106372
Views: 39738559

Re: 1190: "Time"

bigcrag92 wrote:Architectural in the same way that the pyramids were built...


You figured it out! He's building a Mound!

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Monks_Mound
by peewee_RotA
Thu Apr 04, 2013 2:23 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106372
Views: 39738559

Re: 1190: "Time"

<snip> If you spelled it right you would already be in. Ok, only because you ratified my cardinalship you can be the Secretary of the CDT. Welcome aboard! Wait a moment, you also mispelled my name when you ratified me! spelling has never been my strong point.... just means i'll be hunting for hairy...
by peewee_RotA
Thu Apr 04, 2013 2:21 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106372
Views: 39738559

Re: 1190: "Time"

PinkShinyRose wrote:
udscbt wrote:Wait a moment, you also mispelled my name when you ratified me!

Wait, does that mean you are not actually a cardinal?


Yeah, he's been pitching for the Blue Jays for a while.
by peewee_RotA
Thu Apr 04, 2013 1:34 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106372
Views: 39738559

Re: 1190: "Time"

Oh for popes sake. Give Cueball some of that coffee (Or any other stimulant). he must be the slowest builder of all things sand known to man. We need Megan back with her turbo build skills. Somebody should stat up some NPC sheets for Megan and Cueball. We need to quantify their personalities and bu...
by peewee_RotA
Thu Apr 04, 2013 1:25 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106372
Views: 39738559

Re: 1190: "Time"

Oh for popes sake. Give Cueball some of that coffee (Or any other stimulant). he must be the slowest builder of all things sand known to man. We need Megan back with her turbo build skills. Somebody should stat up some NPC sheets for Megan and Cueball. We need to quantify their personalities and bu...
by peewee_RotA
Thu Apr 04, 2013 12:47 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106372
Views: 39738559

Re: 1190: "Time"

Mr Moriaty wrote:
bigcrag92 wrote:
higgs-boson wrote:Good morning, here's Europe, awake and kickin'.
<snip>

wow you're all of europe? I'm impressed.


Doe's that mean I'm inside you? that's weird.


Why does it have to seem weird? No assumptions are to be made about gender on the forums. :mrgreen:
by peewee_RotA
Thu Apr 04, 2013 11:39 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106372
Views: 39738559

Re: 1190: "Time"

Apostolic Visitator, Holiest of Holy Fun-Havers Hang on a minute. The historical record as revealed by the One True Thread clearly shows that His (or her) (arse-)holiness Pope Helper the zeroth appointed you Apostolic Vistitator and owing to papal infallibility this must stand. I beseech you to cha...
by peewee_RotA
Thu Apr 04, 2013 11:07 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106372
Views: 39738559

Re: 1190: "Time"

We need a ruling from Pope Helper, although some cardinals can shed light. What is the preferred standard terminology when converting Timeframes to metric Longpix? Basically we need to make up another clever word to represent the time warp changes that affected the TimeFrame intervals in outsider ti...
by peewee_RotA
Wed Apr 03, 2013 6:43 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106372
Views: 39738559

Re: 1190: "Time"

I'm on it. The last bolder trap may have failed to kill that Professor Jones guy but I have refined it with big spikes, Holy uranium and even more dramatic music. But doesn't Plutonium catching fire in warm open air? That aught to be a much more impressive boulder trap. Nah, Sodium (Na) does that. ...
by peewee_RotA
Wed Apr 03, 2013 6:00 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106372
Views: 39738559

Re: 1190: "Time"

Mr Moriaty wrote:I'm on it. The last bolder trap may have failed to kill that Professor Jones guy but I have refined it with big spikes, Holy uranium and even more dramatic music.


But doesn't Plutonium catch fire in warm open air? That aught to be a much more impressive boulder trap.
by peewee_RotA
Wed Apr 03, 2013 5:13 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106372
Views: 39738559

Re: 1190: "Time"

Not only has the post rate declined, it would seem the 'content' of the posts has suffered as well. Is he going to put a roof on that structure? Is this possible? Time will tell. If he does, it will prove us Iceists were right all along. Still leaves the coffee/hot springs question unanswered thoug...
by peewee_RotA
Wed Apr 03, 2013 5:07 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106372
Views: 39738559

Re: 1190: "Time"

Not only has the post rate declined, it would seem the 'content' of the posts has suffered as well. Is he going to put a roof on that structure? Is this possible? Time will tell. If he does, it will prove us Iceists were right all along. Still leaves the coffee/hot springs question unanswered thoug...
by peewee_RotA
Wed Apr 03, 2013 5:06 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 106372
Views: 39738559

Re: 1190: "Time"

16 people online, 120 guests... JOIN US LURKERS. Cardinal bigcrag92, some times we semi-posters/mostly-lurkers forget to sign in whilst lurking. I have confessed and beg forgiveness. The inquisition shall not come after you. Only Those who do not repent or don't expect us need fear our pillows. La ...

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